Gay Washington: The Latest

Thomas Markle Says Prince Harry Said to Give Trump a Chance

Thomas Markle Says Prince Harry Said to Give Trump a Chance

NEWS | By Gregory Katz | Jun 18
The father of the former Meghan Markle says he talked politics with Prince Harry over the phone - and Harry argued that he should give President Donald Trump a chance.

Providence Pride Friday Night Parties :: June 15, 2018

Providence Pride Friday Night Parties :: June 15, 2018

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 17
Pride Weekend arrived at last and the clubs in Providence celebrated with parties! The Stable, EGO and Dark Lady/Alley Cat all had block parties, the highlight being Dark Lady's 80's theme party featuring a performance by Tiffany.

Chicago Pride Fest :: June 16-17, 2018

Chicago Pride Fest :: June 16-17, 2018

NIGHTLIFE | Jun 17
Pride Fest heated up Boystown with record numbers and high temperatures. Fashion shows, a variety of vendor booths, and talented performers were all part of the fun.

TV Host Jimmy Kimmel Beat by Sen. Ted Cruz in Charity Game

TV Host Jimmy Kimmel Beat by Sen. Ted Cruz in Charity Game

NEWS | Jun 17
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has triumphed over late night TV host Jimmy Kimmel in their much-hyped charity basketball game that Kimmel dubbed the Blobfish Basketball Classic.

Giuliani Says Trump Could Issue Pardons After Russia Probe

Giuliani Says Trump Could Issue Pardons After Russia Probe

NEWS | By Hope Yen | Jun 17
Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani said the president might pardon his jailed, onetime campaign chairman and others ensnared in the Russia investigation once special counsel Robert Mueller's work wraps up, if he believed they were treated "unfairly."

Kellyanne Conway: 'Nobody Likes' Family Separation Policy

Kellyanne Conway: 'Nobody Likes' Family Separation Policy

NEWS | By Jill Colvin | Jun 17
"Nobody likes" breaking up families and "seeing babies ripped from their mothers' arms," said Kellyanne Conway, a counselor to the president.

'Incredibles 2' Crushes Animation Record with $180 Million

'Incredibles 2' Crushes Animation Record with $180 Million

ENTERTAINMENT | By Lindsey Bahr | Jun 17
The combined powers of superheroes, the Pixar brand and a draught of family-friendly films helped "Incredibles 2" become the best animated opening of all time, the biggest PG-rated launch ever and the 8th highest film launch overall.

Openly Lesbian NY Gov. Candidate Cynthia Nixon: Raise Taxes On Rich To Fund NY Schools

Openly Lesbian NY Gov. Candidate Cynthia Nixon: Raise Taxes On Rich To Fund NY Schools

NEWS | Jun 17
New York gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon laid out a $7.3 billion plan to boost education from preschool through college.

Mass Graves Discovered in Deep South

Mass Graves Discovered in Deep South

NEWS | Jun 17
New technology and new laws surrounding burial sites lead to the discovery of several mass graves across the Deep South.

Not Real News: Doctors Aren't Worried About Aluminum Foil

Not Real News: Doctors Aren't Worried About Aluminum Foil

STYLE | Jun 17
Doctors are not warning about the deadly consequences of using aluminum foil, contrary to a story being shared on social media.


Business

UK Government Defeats Pro-EU Lawmakers on Brexit, for Now

UK Government Defeats Pro-EU Lawmakers on Brexit, for Now

LEGAL | By Jill Lawless | Jun 17
British lawmakers rejected proposals by pro-European Union politicians Wednesday that were intended to lock the U.K. into the bloc's customs union and single market after Brexit.


Cars

Ready to Roll: Edmunds Picks Best Small Vans for Businesses

Ready to Roll: Edmunds Picks Best Small Vans for Businesses

AUTO NEWS | By Cameron Rogers | Jun 13
A decade ago, business owners had only a few choices if they wanted to buy a van for commercial use. But in recent years, automakers have been coming out with new, smaller vans to complement traditional full-size vans.


Travel

AIG Travel Launches LGBTQ Travel Safety Guide

AIG Travel Launches LGBTQ Travel Safety Guide

Jun 16
In celebration of Pride Month, travel insurance and assistance services company AIG Travel is launching a travel safety education initiative to help raise awareness of members of the LGBTQ community of potential risks while traveling.